Masked suspect robs grocery store at gunpoint, assaults employee

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – East Lampeter Township police are investigating an armed robbery at a Grocery Outlet Bargain Market.

It happened Sunday night at the store along Lincoln Highway East.

Police say a person wearing a mask pointed a handgun and demanded money from a store cashier. The person then struck a male employee before fleeing the store on foot.

The store employee was treated at Lancaster General Hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call East Lampeter police detective Preston Gentzler at 717-291-4676.

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